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I palm grip and very rarely finger grip. I don't think I care if a mouse is symmetrical (I'm new to PC gaming, so what do I know?). Buttons on one side is fine, and I think I'd rather a slightly lighter mouse than a heavier one. Thanks for your help so far!
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The Valor is suppose to be one of the lightest mice on the market, I've heard by it self it weighs only around 75-80 grams. I use to think the Deathadder was light at 130 grams... I used the Lachesis which is 133g and that felt light to me but the Valor makes those both look like Sumo Wrestlers. If this is your first gaming mouse, you probably have been using mice at around 120-130 grams, because the Lachesis to me felt about the same weight as the standard microsoft mouse that came with my computer, and the same weight as the MS Mobile Mouse 3000 I am stuck with til I get my Valor, so the Deathadder would still be a great choice for you.
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I palm grip and very rarely finger grip.
Usually the mouse dictates what kind of grip you use. For example on a WMO your hand will naturally conform to a claw grip because the mouse is symmetrical, making it less comfortable to palm. Meanwhile if you have a deathadder your hand will drape all over the mouse because of its depressed right side. We can use both grips just as easily, but we might think that it's better to use one grip over the other for whatever reasons. My point is you don't have to worry about your hand being completely incompatible with a mouse because it's made for palm or claw grip. Other reasons maybe, but this, not really.

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I'd rather a slightly lighter mouse than a heavier one. Thanks for your help so far!
You can find the mass of lots of mouses here in the sticky.
Edited by cuad - 5/24/11 at 4:57pm
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